Hobart Jackson

1 July 1897–27 October 1964 (Age 67)
Caneyville, Grayson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Hobart

When Hobart Jackson was born on 1 July 1897, in Caneyville, Grayson, Kentucky, United States, his father, John James Delaware Jackson, was 30 and his mother, Martha Elizabeth Whobrey, was 28. He married Cloa or Chloe Mudd on 31 December 1921, in Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Grayson, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Magisterial District 2 Durbin, Grayson, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 27 October 1964, in Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Rabbit Town, Clark, Kentucky, United States.

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Hobart Jackson
Cloa or Chloe Mudd
Marriage: 31 December 1921
James Jackson
Mary Evelyn Jackson
Anna Rose Jackson

Spouse and Children

31 December 1921
Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States


    James Jackson


    Mary Evelyn Jackson



Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 3

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from Jack 1. As an American surname this has absorbed other patronymics beginning with J- in various European languages.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Hobart Jackson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hobart Jackson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hobart Jackson in household of J D Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"

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